Are you looking for a challenge?

Do you have passion for technology? 

Then we are looking for YOU!

Entry Level IT Consultant

Competitive Pay ∙ Excellent Benefits ∙ Career Advancement Opportunities

Group Health ~ Cafeteria Plan ~ Group Dental ~ Life Insurance ~ 401(k) Matching

Century is currently looking for a qualified and disciplined IT Consultant for our partner company, Catalyst IT, in Sioux City, IA. 

Our vision is to be the leading Business Technology Provider in the Tri-state area by providing innovative technology solutions and ensuring complete customer confidence by: performing quality service, supporting and training our dedicated employees, and proactively focusing on surpassing our clients’ needs and expectations.

An IT consultant must be knowledgeable and customer-oriented. Strong communication and presentation skills, often under pressure, are imperative. We’re further looking for superior technical expertise and a problem-solving aptitude.

Essential Job Responsibilities:  

·  Understand customer requirements and business objectives

·  Provide strategic advice on using technology to achieve goals

·  Manage IT initiatives and collaborate with in-house technical staff

·  Work with clients to mitigate cyber risk and threats

·  Identify opportunities for efficiencies in work process and innovative approaches to

   completing scope of work

·  Participate in team problem solving efforts and offer ideas to solve client issues

·  Conduct relevant research, analyze date, and create reports

·  Maintain responsibility for completion and accuracy of work products

·  Assist in proposal development, as requested

·  Actively expand consulting skills and professional development through training courses,

   mentoring, and daily interaction with clients

Preferred Qualifications:

·  Associate’s Degree or 2+ year(s) of relevant experience in Information Technology,

   Information Systems Security, Cybersecurity, or related field

·  Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives

·  Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, presentation tools, and Internet research tools

·  Ability to maintain the required security clearance for this role

·  Experience developing technical cyber defense instructional content is a plus

·  Passion and strong understanding of the industry and our business’ mission

Required Areas of Knowledge:

·  Remote Monitoring

·  Microsoft workstation environments including Windows 7, 8, 10 and Office applications

·  Microsoft server environments (Active Directory, Terminal Services)

·  Cloud experience – Office 365

·  Email – Office 365, Google, Email server environments

·  Networking (including routers, firewalls, VPNs, wireless)

·  Anti-virus, Anti-SPAM and Anti-Spyware (AVG)

·  Backup Solutions (Shadow-Protect)

·  Virtual Machine environments (VMWare)